|Born||Tyler Jordon Blackburn
October 12, 1986
Burbank, California, U.S.
Tyler Jordon Blackburn (born October 12, 1986) is an American actor and singer. He is known for his roles as Jesse Pratt in Peach Plum Pear and as Caleb Rivers on the hit ABC Family series Pretty Little Liars and its spin-off, Ravenswood.
Blackburn began performing in 2002 and appeared on the series Unfabulous on Nickelodeon. In the following year he was a teacher in the short film The Doers of Coming Deeds. In 2005, he made a cameo in the film Next of Kin[disambiguation needed]. In 2007, Blackburn appeared in Cold Case and Rock ville CA, a webseries launched by Josh Schwartz. In 2010, he appeared on Days of Our Lives, Gigantic, and was also in the independent film Peach Plum Pear.
In October 2010, Blackburn was cast in a recurring role as Caleb Rivers in the TV series Pretty Little Liars. He was upgraded to series regular for the third season starting in the summer of 2012. In March 2011, he joined the cast of the NBC comedy pilot Brave New World, which was not picked up to series.
He recorded Find A Way in 2012 and the song played while he was starring as Caleb Rivers in Pretty Little Liars
|2006||The Doers of Coming Deeds||Solly Katz||Short|
|2005||Next of Kin||French student|
|2010||Peach Plum Pear||Jesse Pratt|
|2009||Cold Case||Foster / Jeff Feldman||1 episode|
|Rockville, CA||Spencer||1 episode|
|2010||Days of our Lives||Ian||17 episodes|
|2011–present||Pretty Little Liars||Caleb Rivers||Recurring Role (Seasons 1-2)
Main Role (Seasons 3-) Choice Summer TV Star: Male (2014)
Awards and nominations
|2014||Teen Choice Awards||"Choice Summer TV Star: Male"||Pretty Little Liars||Won|
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